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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 26%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, May 21, 2014 at 12:59 PM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, May 28, 2014 at 6:40 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, May 23, 2014 at 18:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 42' North, Longitude: 158° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.90 meters/second, 1612.4 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 29' 58.4"1001.83 miwest0° 11' 02.4"12.64 minorth1001.83 mi
24 hours11° 59' 37.7"828.70 mieast4° 17' 06.8"294.45 minorth877.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiSat 8:28 AM135 km84 miles73 nmSoutheast SE
FakaofoSat 7:28 AM1966 km1221 miles1061 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandFri 6:28 AM2051 km1274 miles1107 nmWest W
HonoluluFri 8:28 AM2060 km1280 miles1112 nmNorth N
ApiaSat 7:28 AM2362 km1468 miles1276 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteFri 8:28 AM2431 km1511 miles1313 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaFri 8:28 AM2653 km1648 miles1432 nmSouth S
AlofiFri 7:28 AM2725 km1693 miles1472 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiSat 6:28 AM2795 km1737 miles1509 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaSat 6:28 AM3205 km1991 miles1730 nmWest W

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